Docket for 12-296
|Veterans for Common Sense, et al., Petitioners|
| Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, et al.|
|Docketed:||September 10, 2012|
|Linked with 12A78|
|Lower Ct:||United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit|
| Case Nos.:||(08-16728)|
| Decision Date:||May 7, 2012|
|~~~Date~~~ ||~~~~~~~Proceedings and Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
|Jul 19 2012
||Application (12A78) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from August 5, 2012 to September 5, 2012, submitted to Justice Kennedy.
|Jul 24 2012
||Application (12A78) granted by Justice Kennedy extending the time to file until September 5, 2012.
|Sep 5 2012
||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 10, 2012)
|Oct 4 2012
||Order extending time to file response to petition to and including November 9, 2012.
|Oct 10 2012
||Brief amici curiae of National Veterans Legal Services Program, et al. filed.
|Oct 10 2012
||Brief amicus curiae of Veterans Law Committee of the Delaware State Bar Association filed.
|Nov 1 2012
||Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including November 30, 2012.
|Nov 30 2012
||Brief of respondents Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, et al. in opposition filed.
|Dec 11 2012
||Reply of petitioners Veterans for Common Sense, et al. filed. (Distributed)
|Dec 12 2012
||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 4, 2013.
|Jan 7 2013
|Attorneys for Petitioners:|
|Brian R. Matsui||
Morrison & Foerster LLP||(202) 887-8784|
| Counsel of Record||2000 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. |
|Washington, DC 20006|
|Party name: Veterans for Common Sense, et al.|
|Attorneys for Respondents:|
|Donald B. Verrilli Jr.||
Solicitor General||(202) 514-2217|
| Counsel of Record||
United States Department of Justice|
|950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.|
|Washington, DC 20530-0001|
|Party name: Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, et al.|
|Richard D. Klingler||
Sidley Austin LLP||(202)-736-8063|
|1501 K Street, N.W. |
|Washington, DC 20005|
|Party name: National Veterans Legal Services Program, et al.|
|Robert Craig Martin||
919 North Market Street, 15th Floor||(302) 468-5700|
|Wilmington, DE 19801-3046|
|Party name: Veterans Law Committee of the Delaware State Bar Association|